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Definitions for greasy
ˈgri si, -zi; ˈgri zi; ˈgri sigreasy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. greasy, oily, sebaceous, oleaginous(adj)

    containing an unusual amount of grease or oil

    "greasy hamburgers"; "oily fried potatoes"; "oleaginous seeds"

  2. greasy, oily(adj)

    smeared or soiled with grease or oil

    "greasy coveralls"; "get rid of rubbish and oily rags"


  1. greasy(Adjective)

    Having a slippery surface; having a surface covered with grease.

  2. greasy(Adjective)

    Containing a lot of grease or fat.

  3. greasy(Adjective)

    detestable, unethical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Greasy

    composed of, or characterized by, grease; oily; unctuous; as, a greasy dish

    Etymology: [Compar. Greasier (); superl. Greasiest.]

  2. Greasy

    smeared or defiled with grease

    Etymology: [Compar. Greasier (); superl. Greasiest.]

  3. Greasy

    like grease or oil; smooth; seemingly unctuous to the touch, as is mineral soapstone

    Etymology: [Compar. Greasier (); superl. Greasiest.]

  4. Greasy

    fat of body; bulky

    Etymology: [Compar. Greasier (); superl. Greasiest.]

  5. Greasy

    gross; indelicate; indecent

    Etymology: [Compar. Greasier (); superl. Greasiest.]

  6. Greasy

    affected with the disease called grease; as, the heels of a horse. See Grease, n., 2

    Etymology: [Compar. Greasier (); superl. Greasiest.]


  1. Greasy

    Greasy is a census-designated place in Adair County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 387 at the 2000 census.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. greasy

    Synonymous with dirty weather.

Anagrams for greasy »

  1. gayers, gyrase, yagers

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of greasy in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of greasy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of greasy in a Sentence

  1. Stephen Song:

    Would you tell someone who is hungry: 'Don't eat that greasy burger, it's bad for you. Wait for something healthy?' i'm not a fan of 'zero-rated' services but there is an argument to say: 'something is better than nothing'.

  2. Bobby Awadalla:

    If we can make skin care as easy and delicious as drinking a Red Bull, I thought, people would use it more, people resist putting cream on their skin because they don’t like the greasy feel and smell. Athletes don’t like sunscreen dripping in their eyes.

  3. Sandee Hanline:

    The Greasy fucken fat pig that discusses her husbands day drive and he’ll eventually cut and eat her fucken heart ad he yells out of anger

  4. Kate Bowler:

    When I first started studying( the prosperity gospel), it was considered this sort of late-night TV preacher with greasy hair, ripping off a widow in Florida kind of reputation.

  5. Jeff Woolmer:

    Right now my tank is in real need of some love and care. The battery needs to be replaced and the inside is a bit grimy and greasy. but I'm hoping to get it up and running in the next few weeks and there's even the potential to get it road legal.

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